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The Fairmont San Francisco

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   950 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

An unquestionably, beautiful and grand hotel that has recently been refurbished to a very high standard. The rooms are very large and comfortable (2 king sized beds). Stunning décor, and all the room facilities didn't disappoint. The hotel location was good, with a trolley stop right outside the hotel. However, its s good steep walk from the Ferry Buildings/Piers if... More

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Kansas City, MO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I attended a conference at this hotel and the joke at the meetings was..."This hotel was selected so that if you chose to skip out you have to walk down the hill and back up again." The hotel itself is grand and historic, but if you have to walk, note, it is at the top of a very steep hill.... More

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Elkins Park
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful hotel, especially the stunning lobby area. Staff well trained and eager to accommodate guests. Facilities clean and well maintained. Unfortunately our room was too small. Did not have a dresser or other space to store clothes. TV placement inconvenient for viewing from bed or almost anywhere in the room. Too few outlets and/ charging points for phone, laptop, etc.... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A stain on my duvet (which was thankfully chocolate,) no toilet paper (I ransacked a maid's cart) and and you are forced to an upgrade if you pick the "upgrade" option online. I felt cheated. On this good side, the view was good, The staff was friendly, and it's a pretty hotel. All in all I think San Francisco is... More

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fantastic historical place to stay. I would recommend everyone stay there once in your life. Great staff, beautiful views from the tower rooms and the food was excellent as well. Don't miss checking out the hall of pictures to learn the historical significance of the hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our 40th wedding anniversary at the Fairmont on Nob Hill. The central location and the helpful staff made this visit a great experience. Our room was comfortable with a beautiful view of San Francisco Bay. There is a vintage charm with modern comfort and a strong WiFi signal. Easy access to transportation. The staff was very helpful and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've stayed at the Fairmounty before but never with my children. I was surprised and pleased with the attention paid to accomodating my family. Otherwise, our stay was lovely as usual, great service, elegant and attentive.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The building is absolutely amazing, no doubt about it. Really special. And the service is good, but I did not find the rooms as comfortable as other guests seem to think. The beds and pillows were so soft that I really struggled to sleep. The food and beverages were good but much better quality price elsewhere in San Francisco. The... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

All appearance and no substance! For a hotel rated this high I was very disappointed with the overall service and amenities. Room service food was sub-par and ended up ordering from local delivery. Reserved at booking and requested several times for toiletries that were never provided (although they show up on the booking webpage). Had to request on several occasions... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our 6 nights at the Fairmont Hotel. From the easy check in and out process to the daily breakfast in the Laurel Room we loved it. We were entitled to free WIFI and gym usage at Active One - within the hotel by joining the free President's Club. WIFI reception was poor and slow but over time we... More

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Address: 950 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Fairmont San Francisco 5*
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World-renowned, The Fairmont San Francisco hotel presents an awe-inspiring picture of historic San Francisco. The grandeur of the hotel coupled with its reputation for impeccable service promises a truly memorable experience. Known for turning moments into memories for leisure and business travelers alike this luxury San Francisco hotel has been host to some of the most influential meetings and events, breathtaking weddings and personalized special occasions of the century. Each of the San Francisco hotel's spacious guestrooms and suites have been elegantly updated including flat screen TVs, Frette linen ensembles, pillow top beds, and MP3 docking stations.In addition to its 591 guest rooms and suites this luxury San Francisco hotel offers fine dining with three renowned restaurants and lounges, as well as 55,000 square feet of spectacular function space. With a panoramic view of the City and the Bay from high atop Nob Hill, The Fairmont San Francisco hotel presents an unmatched blend of luxurious accommodations, elegant meeting spaces and superb services, which make for an unforgettable stay. ... more   less 
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